Mario Götze Biography
(German Professional Football Player Who Plays As Attacking Midfielder / Forward)
Birthday: June 3, 1992 (Gemini)
Born In: Memmingen, Germany
Mario Gotze is a German professional footballer who plays for the sports club Borussia Dortmund and the Germany national team as an attacking midfielder. He is known for his speed, technique, and dribbling. He has been named one of Germany’s best talents by Mathias Summer, a former technical director of German Football Association. Born in Memmingen, Germany, he began playing football at the age of eight when he entered Dortmund’s youth academy. He eventually made his debut for Bundesliga, when he was around seventeen. He was promoted to the first team during the 2009-2010 Bundesliga season. Later, he signed with the club Borussia Dortmund, and has proved to be a very valuable asset of the team. He is also a part of the German national football team, having first been selected in 2010. He played for the team in the UEFA Euro 2012, and two years later, he played in the 2014 FIFA World Cup and helped Germany win the tournament by scoring the winning goal in the final match of the World Cup, during the extra time. He has earned several honors, such as the ‘Bundesliga Young Player of the Year’ and the ‘Tuttosport Golden Boy’ in 2011, and the award for ‘Goal of the Year’ in 2014.